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1930 Canton, China


Published 1930


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Producer Arthur and Kate Tode (Kahop)
Audio/Visual silent, B&W

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This film was preserved and restored under a grant from the National Film Preservation Foundation in 2006.

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An unedited travelogue film made by Arthur and Kate Tode in 1930, depicting then Canton [now Guangdong] China, in the pre-Revolution period.
Some footage of people in traditional dress, footage of the countryside and rice paddies from a train window. arriving in an unidentified city, [Guangdong?] where there are more shots taken from a moving car or rickshaw of street-life in the city. Men play cards outside. Later, a temple. An upper-class Chinese family as tourists.

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